Natural Capital Coalition

Launching the Social and Human Capital Coalition: Helping Companies Recognize the Value of People and Communities Living Well


Today marks the launch of the Social and Human Capital Coalition, designed to help companies recognize, measure and value the importance of people and communities. As part of the launch, the Coalition is also opening the Social and Human Capital Protocol for public consultation until 16 June 2018. 

WBCSD Presents: A Short Film About the Importance of Natural Capital

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Don't get caught short-sighted. Watch this short film from the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) to learn about how important it is to value your company’s relationship with nature. You’ll also see how some businesses are already leading the way. Here are a few examples.

Businesses Moving in Right Direction on Natural Capital, Says World Business Council


It is almost exactly a year to the day since the launch of the Natural Capital Protocol - a framework which offers businesses a standardised framework to measure impacts on natural assets, raw materials and natural infrastructure.

Natural Capital Protocol Toolkit Aims to Help Companies Better Assess Nature's Role, Value

by Sustainable Brands

Natural capital underpins prosperous economies and thriving societies. Understanding the interconnectedness between business and nature well as the associated risks and opportunities, allows companies to better inform decision-making.

What Experts Are Saying About the Natural Capital Protocol Toolkit


The Natural Capital Protocol Toolkit was recently launched. Check out what sustainability experts from around the world are saying about this new resource to help companies implement the Natural Capital Protocol.

Launching the Natural Capital Protocol Toolkit, Helping Business Understand Its Relationship with Nature

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​GENEVA, LONDON, BRUSSELS, July 13, 2017 /3BL Media/ -- Today, the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) and the Natural Capital Coalition launched the Natural Capital Protocol Toolkit, a brand new resource to help companies implement the Natural Capital Protocol - the first-ever standardized framework for measuring business impacts and dependencies on nature.

New Protocol Brings a Breath of Fresh Air for Managing Natural Capital​

by Patrick Little, Senior Environmental Consultant, and Hannah Scott, EMEA Sustainability Coordinator, at CBRE

The Earth’s natural resources, whether it’s the air, water, soils, geology or ecosystems around us, sustain all life on earth. These resources, sometimes termed ‘natural capital’, provide us with a vast range of services, from the more obvious examples, such as the food we eat and the materials we use to build our towns and cities, to those less visible, such as climate regulation and the pollination of plants by insects.

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